- About CAA
- Asbestos Related Disease
- What Is Asbestos?
- Asbestos Legacy/Statistics
- Asbestos in Scottish Schools
- Asbestos Management in Schools
- What is Pleural Plaque, Pleural Thickening & Benign Pleural Disease?
- What is Asbestosis?
- Self-management Toolkit
- What is Asbestos-related Lung Cancer?
- What is Mesothelioma?
- Treatment of Mesothelioma
- Information for the Medical Profession
- Information for Those Diagnosed
- Information for Families
- Managing Your Asbestos Related Condition – Video
- Power of Attorney, Appointees & Representatives
- Compensation & Benefits
- Mesothelioma Compensation
- Asbestos- related Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit & State (government) Compensation
- The Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers Compensation) Act 1979
- Diffuse Mesothelioma Scheme 2008
- Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme (DMPS) 2014
- State (government) Benefits
- Civil Compensation
- Procurator Fiscal & Coroner – Asbestos related deaths
- Wills, Probate and Inheritance
- Pleural Plaques Compensation
- Armed Forces Compensation
- Expatriates & Asbestos – Related Benefits & Compensation
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CAA, in conjunction with Alliance Scotland has produced a self management video for those diagnosed with an asbestos related condition.
The video aims to address the concern that many individuals have with breathlessness and anxiety which they may experience following a diagnosis of an asbestos related condition.
A DVD of the film is available from CAA free of charge. Should you wish a copy, please contact us.
PLAYLIST: (You can access each Chapter seperately by clicking on the PLAYLIST: Top left of the Video)
Chapter 1: Introduction to Self-Management (5:51) Phyllis Craig MBE, Chair of CAA
Chapter 2: Asbestos-Related Conditions (3:58) Dr Hans Hartung, Consultant Respiratory Physician
Chapter 3: Managing Breathlessness (9:03) Beverley Gibson, Self Management Development Worker
Chapter 4: Gentle Exercises (7:47) Beverley Gibson, Self Management Development Worker
Chapter 5: Coping with Stress & Anxiety (10:01) Beverley Gibson, Self Management Development Worker
Compensation and Benefits